Journalist and author Kimberly Dozier regularly moderates panels at events like the Aspen Security Forum and the German Marshall Fund's Brussels Forum. She volunteers her emcee skills for charities the Red Cross, the Armed Services YMCA, and the SEAL NSW Family Foundation. Some of those events are listed below..

July 2015

July 23 Aspen Security Forum 2015. Dozier moderated "Special Operators and Intelligence Analysts: the 21st Century’s Lead Warriors," with Michael Vickers, Former Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence, Kathleen Hicks, Senior Vice President, Henry A. Kissinger Chair, and Director, International Security Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies and Eric Olson, former Commander of US Special Operations Command (SOCOM) and a member of the Aspen Institute Homeland Security Group. Watch video of the program.

May 2015

May 8 On May 8, 2015, the Swiss Embassy in Washington D.C. hosted a very special evening showcasing the Red Cross StoryCorps Initiative. Dozier emceed the event, which included a StoryCorps recording by her father Ben Dozier and sister MeiLee.

See more at: StoryCorps.

As part of the Red Cross event, "Black Hawk Down" pilot and former POW, Mike Durant, was reunited for the first time in 20 years with the ICRC delegate, Suzanne Hofstetter, who risked her life to visit him in captivity during the infamous "Battle of Mogadishu" in Somalia. Dozier moderated the conversation.


February 2015

February 9 Kimberly Dozier appeared on The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore & guests Michael McKean, Negin Farsad and Wes Moore, discussing ISIS and America's foggy relationship with war. See the whole show, panel, and #KeepIt100 game.

September 2014

September 24 Inaugurating Dickinson College's new studio with a live shot into Wolf Blitzer's broadcast of President Barack Obama's address to the UN General Assembly.

Moderating a panel for the Intelligence & National Security Alliance ( and on what the intelligence community owes the U.S. public. From left to right: Dozier, CIA Director John Brennan, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency director Letitia “Tish” Long, NSA & Cybercom chief ADM Mike Rogers, and acting DIA director David Shedd.

JULY 2014

Dozier moderating the Aspen Security Forum 2014 panel in July on Afghanistan. Speakers from left to right: Dozier; Jeffrey Eggers, Special Assistant to the President for Afghanistan and Pakistan, National Security Council; Amb. Jalil Abbas Jilani, Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S. ; Amb. Eklil Hakimi, Ambassador of Afghanistan to the U.S.; and Gen. John Allen (Ret.), Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Defense on Middle East Security; Former Commander, International Security Assistance Force and U.S. Forces Afghanistan.

Joined CNN America as an on-air analyst/contributor.

MAY 2014

The New America Foundation, the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and Dickinson College co-host a conversation on the evolving role of the wartime press and whether or not the latest technology is making Americans more—or less—free. Dozier spoke along with: Linda Mason, Former Senior Vice President, CBS News; Thom Shanker, Pentagon correspondent and now Associate Editor, The New York Times; Matthew Pinsker, Pohanka Chair in American Civil War History, Dickinson College; and Dr. Jeffrey McCausland, Minerva Chair, Strategic Studies Institute, US Army War College.See:

MSNBC’s Hardball on Iraq

CNN’s Situation Room on Our Duty to Get Bergdahl Back

CNN’s Situation Room on Taliban 5 return to battlefield versus growing threats to Bergdahl’s life

CNN’s Situation Room on Bergdahl letters


MSNBC’s Hardball on Iraq

APRIL 2014

Dozier joined the The Daily Beast as a contributing writer.

See: and her articles for the DB after an April/May 2014 trip to Afghanistan:

Obama Is Betting His Whole Afghan Plan On These Commandos Read
Exclusive: CIA Falls Back In Afghanistan Read
A Time Bomb in Afghanistan's Ballot Box Read
Remembering My Sisters in Danger: AP's Anja Niedringhaus and Kathy Gannon Read

MARCH 2014

March 22 Spoke at the SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation 3rd Annual Fundraiser at Del Mar Country Club, California. See:

March 27 Dozier also emceed the March 27, 2014, SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation fundraiser at Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, NC. link

Photo left to right: NSW Kids Board Member Dozier, NSW Kids Executive Director Elizabeth Cruickshank, NSW Kids Board Member Dr. Dorothy Woods, & NSW Kids President Suzanne Vogel

Was awarded a one-year teaching chair at the U.S. Army War College, Penn State Law and Dickinson. She'll teach a few days every week in the 2014 academic year teaching one class at each of the institutions in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, while researching and writing a book on resiliency and the clandestine force.

Spoke at San Diego Women's Week. Her speech starts at the 38-minute mark:

MARCH 2013

Marine GEN Joseph Dunford's first interview as commander of NATO and US forces in Afghanistan, on March 18, 2013. Read the story here, and another story from Dozier's six-week stint in Afghanistan and Pakistan here.

Camp Leatherneck, Helmand Province with USMC PAO Second Lieutenant Philip J. Kulczewski.

With filmmaker Meg Prior of, both of us en route to Jalalabad via Bagram Airbase.

With COL JP McGee, commander of the Jalalabad-based 101st Airborne Division's Bastogne Brigade, and his PAO MAJ Scott McCullough, after overseeing an overnight joint Afghan-U.S, operation in Nangarhar province.

Visiting Lashkar Gah, Helmand province, Afghanistan with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen. See story and Dozier's photos at


Introduced friend Navy SEAL Jason Redman as this year's speaker at the Wounded Warrior Program annual event in Whitefish, MT.


Dozier interviews retired Gen. Stan McChrystal on the publication of his memoir, My Share of the Task. Read the stories, McChrystal takes blame for Rolling Stone article and McChrystal calls for enduring Afghan force. See excerpts of the interview.


26--Monterey Institute of International Studies' Terrorism Studies program Monterey, California -- Addressed graduate students on crafting counterterrorism strategy within Washington, D.C.'s maelstrom of interagency rivalries/frenemies, Congressional oversight and the usual media feeding frenzy.

12--Committee on Foreign Relations, Tampa, Florida, spoke on the evolution of intelligence and covert operations from Mogadishu to Abbottabad from a media perspective.

11--Dozier spoke at St. John's Church at Lafayette Square for Veteran's Day, at their Sunday forum, a family affair with USMC vet dad Ben Dozier, sister MeiLee Dozier and two of the smaller Doziers in attendance.


Dozier and Brigadier General Wilma L. Vaught, USAF (Ret.), president of the Women In Military Service For America Memorial. Dozier emceed the 15th anniversary gala of the organization, held at the Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C., Oct. 19th. At the entrance of Arlington Memorial Cemetery, WIMSA is the only major national memorial honoring women who have served in the nation's defense during all eras and in all services. See: WIMSA

JULY 2012

Aspen Security Forum with speakers Adm. Bill McRaven of Special Operations Command, and former Undersecretary for Defense Intelligence Stephen Cambone.


MAY 2012

12--Dozier guest-emceeing at the American Red Cross's Salute to Service Gala. This year's honorees were ret. Chairman Adm. Mike Mullen and wife Deborah Mullen. Actor/activist Jimmy Smits and Col. Gregory Gadson presented awards to wounded warriors, and a lot of money was raised. I subbed last minute for emcee Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré, who was stuck in New Orleans due to storms...

Profiles in Service: It Takes a Nation premiere. The panel was moderated by Kimberly Dozier (whom also narrated the doc) and coordinated by Kristy Kaufmann and Alan Salisbury of Code of Support Foundation. See:

APRIL 2012

Dozier emceeing the Wounded Wear Toast to the Heroes Gala 2012 in Virginia Beach, VA.

MARCH 2012

21-25--Addressed the Virginia Festival of the Book, where she will do a program for the Women's Center and be a Guest of Honor at the Celebrate Women's Writer Program. Watch some of the reading.


19--Appears on Hardball, with Chris Matthews.


23--Was interviewed on the MSNBC Morning Joe program.

18--Was interviewed on NPR's National program, To The Point, hosted by Warren Olney. The interview starts at 45:53.

18--Was interviewed on the CBS News Radio Program, Weekend Roundup, hosted by Dan Raviv.

10--Spoke about veteran unemployment and promoted her new paperback and e-book on CBS Early Show.

9--Spoke at West Point and did a book signing.

JULY 2011

27-30--Spoke at the Aspen Security Forum.

20--Spoke at the Army War College.

MAY 2011

14--Dozier was the commencement speaker at Stevenson University, in Stevenson, MD, to the class of 2011. Stevenson awarded Dozier an honorary doctorate in 2008. Read the story in the Baltimore Sun.


18--A trio of war-tested AP journalists, led by Washington counterintelligence reporter Kim Dozier, offered their personal tales of working in the heat of combat during an onstage discussion after the Jan. 18 performance of Broadway’s “TIME STANDS STILL.” The Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is about a photojournalist -- played by Laura Linney, now home wounded from her last assignment, in Iraq – and addresses thorny questions about the role of journalists when confronting misery up close in pursuit of news. In addition to Linney, “TIME STANDS STILL” stars Brian d’Arcy James, Eric Bogosian and Christina Ricci. Listen to the audio here.



Dozier emceed the Veteran's Day service at the National World War II Memorial, in honor of women veterans who served in WWII, from the Red Cross overseas, to Rosy-the-riveters like her mom, back home. Watch video here.


Interviewing Gen. David Petraeus when he commanded NATO forces in Afghanistan.


28 -- Dozier joined The Washington Post's Bob Woodward and CSIS's Anthony Cordesman as part of the Bob Schieffer series on Oct. 28th for a discussion of U.S. policy in Afghanistan.

25 -- Kimberly Dozier Running 10K in Honor of Cami McCormick

Kimberly Dozier Fisher House Speech 2009CBS News correspondent Kimberly Dozier, seriously injured in Iraq in 2006, is once again running the Team Fisher House 10K as part of the Marine Corps Marathon later this month. And this year, she's doing it in honor of CBS Radio News correspondent Cami McCormick, herself injured in Afghanistan in August. Fisher House is a place for families of injured troops to stay while their loved ones recover. Dozier's family stayed there when she was injured. McCormick's family is there now. 97.5 cents of every dollar donated to Fisher House goes directly toward program expenses. It's regarded as one of the most efficiently run charities. According to Dozier's donation page CBS Corp. CEO Les Moonves and Julie Chen have donated an "eye-popping" $5,000. rtClick here if you'd like to help. The race is Sunday, Oct. 25. Dozier is the pre-race pasta dinner speaker the night before.

16 -- Red Cross Fire and Ice Ball: Dozier introducing wounded warriors being honored at the Red Cross Fire & Ice Ball in Washington, D.C., in October 2010. The annual gala raises money for the Red Cross's outreach to wounded warriors and military families.

JUNE 2009

5 -- Wellesley College, Wellesley MA. Commencement Speaker for the Class of 2009. 10:30 a.m.

MAY 2009

18 -- The Emily Couric Leadership Forum luncheon, Omni Hotel, Charlottesville, VA. Speaker. See "Woman of the Year" for details.

APRIL 2009

27 -- Mark Whitaker of NBC News, Barbara Slavin of The Washington Times, and Kimberly Dozier of CBS News talk about US media covering America’s role in the world, at the Aspen Institute.


3 -- Pritzker Military Library event, Chicago, IL

4 -- Union League author club lunch, Chicago, IL


1 - CSPAN Book TV, "After Words," 10 pm ET

2 - CSPAN Book TV, "After Words," 1 am, 6 pm, 9 pm ET (repeats)

4 -- Capstone Class, Fort McNair, DC

11 -- C.A.U.S.E. benefit gala, Washington, DC

Kim Dozier with Army vice chief of staff Gen. Peter Chiarelli and Army chief of staff Gen. George Casey> Cause Gala- with left to right Army vice chief of staff Gen. Peter Chiarelli and Army chief of staff Gen. George Casey.
Send your books, CDs, and DVDs to these folks for injured troops.

14 -- Military Reporters and Editors conference, Washington, DC

24 – American University, Washington, DC


26 - Marine Corps 10K race, Marine Corps War Memorial, VA

Dozier Crossing Finish Line at US Marine Corps Marathon< Crossing the Finish Line: Dozier ran 10K of US Marine Corps Marathon on 26 Oct. 2008.


27 - National Book Festival, DC 10:00 am - 5:00pm (Open to Public)

JULY 2008

6 - NEWSEUM EVENT 2:30 pm - 3:00 pm (open to public)

15 - Defense Senior Leadership Conference (DSLC) 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

JUNE 2008

5 - Radio: NPR Diane Rehm 10:00 am - 11:00 am (listen)
Women of Distinction Award Ceremony 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

16 - Peabody Award Luncheon 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

25 - Panel: Fighting to Report—and Survive—the War in Iraq. Kimberly Dozier with Martha Raddatz (ABC News senior White House Correspondent), Lieutenant General Peter Chiarelli (Senior military assistant to the secretary of defense) and Michael O'Hanlon (Senior fellow at the Brookings INstitution). The Brookings Institution, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington DC. - 1:00 - 3:00 pm

30 - Uniformed Services Keynote Speaker 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

May 2008

12 - Carnegie Council, NYC 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

13 - BOOK PARTY, NYC 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

14 - Goldman Sachs Breakfast, NYC 8:00 am - 10:00 am

15 - Medal of Honor Dinner and Fundraiser, Atlanta, GA 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

16 - Medal of Honor Luncheon Book signing, Atlanta, GA 11:00 am - 12:30 pm (Open to Public)

19 - National Press Club Talk and Book signing, DC 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm (Open to Public)

21 - USArmy Command & General Staff College Talk, Leavenworth, KS (Open to Public)

22 - Newseum Event, DC 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm (Open to Public)

23 - Google Author's Lunch, NYC 11:30 am - 2:00 pm

28 - Politics and Prose Book signing, DC 7:00 pm (Open to Public)